Mr. Amit Amembal
Co-Opted Member

Amit S. Amembal is a paint and coatings industry professional with strong analytical and intrepreneurship skills. A natural leader practicing management by motivation and fostering innovation and new ideas in the team. He has experience of more than 18 years in the coatings industry. Currently handling vendor development, analytical department, and support activities to PPG Asian Paints Pvt. Ltd., he has vast experience in Raw and Packaging material approval. He has significant experience in industrial tint paste and pigments advanced grinding research and development. He is a specialist in Root Cause Analysis, and FMEA and Sig Sigma Tools. He has presented a lecture at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi on the topic of Surface Tension in Automotive Coating Industry as a part of the Indian Conference in Surface Science and Technology. Prior to the current portfolio, Amit Amembal has been closely involved in the development of Powder Coating. The first introduction of Textured Powder Coating by Asian Paints work was developed by him at Bhandup laboratory. He has worked on novel PU, GMA and Primid Powder Coating technologies as well as on Super Durable powder coatings that are now commercialized in the company. He has vast experience in Technical Services for Powder Coating, Pretreament Chemicals and Electrodeposition. Start up of appliance coatings (India’s first flatbed powder coating line) was successfully executed at various toll facilities. He has authored many technical and non-technical publications to his credit. He is deeply interested in Indian Classical Music and Spirituality.